Former POISON singer BRET MICHAELS is urging fans to help his find his beloved custom-made guitar, after it was apparently stolen last week (ends19NOV04).

Michaels' red-and-white HOLDEN six-string electric guitar with a picture of a skull wearing a top hat on the front was reportedly taken as he performed the last song at a concert on 12 November (04) at Porter County, Indiana's McCool's bar.

Michaels has posted a picture of the instrument on his website, along with a special message, which reads, "This guitar has a lot of sentimental value to Bret and we just want to get it back."

The PORTER COUNTY CRIME STOPPERS program is offering a reward of up to $1,000 (GBP550) for information about the theft.

22/11/2004 21:18